Coelogyne schwadtkii Danell 2016 SECTION Lentiginosae Pfitzer & Kraenzlin

Lip Detail

Plant and Flowers Photos by Ekkehard Schwadtke and his Lanta Orchid Nursery Photo Page

Part Shade Warm LATERWinter

Common Name Schwadtke's Eria [German Nurseryman in Thailand currrent]

Flower Size 1.6" [4 cm]

Found in southern Thailand or Myanmar with a creeping, enveloped by persistent bracts and giving rise t oerct, cylindrical, tapering slightly apically, ribbbed, somewhat angular pseudobulbs enveloped basally bu 2 tight sheaths and carrying 2 apical, suberect, oblong-elliptic to lanceolate, leathery, underside prominently 3 ribbed, acute, petiolate base leaves that blooms in the later winter on a synanthous, arising from a new growing as the leaves appears, erec, very short, peduncle t o.4 to 1" [.4 to 2.5 cm] long, rachis crowded, successively 1 to 3 flowered inflorescence with persisitet, lanceolate floral bracts and carrying wide open scentless flowers.


References W3 Tropicos, Kew Monocot list , IPNI ; *OrchideenJ. 23: 107 Danell 2016 photos fide